AZithromycin Therapy in Preschoolers with a Severe Wheezing Episode Diagnosed at the Emergency Department
The Role of the Antibiotic, Azithromycin in Treating Preschoolers with a Severe Wheezing Episode
Sponsor: National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute, NIH, DHHS
Enrolling: Male and Female Patients
Study Length: 3 Days
Clinic Visits: 3
IRB Number: AAAT5255
U.S. Govt. ID: NCT04669288
Contact: Maria Kwok: 646-990-3275 /
Additional Study Information: The goal of this study is to determine if treating acute wheezing episodes with a 5-day course of an antibiotic called, Azithromycin is effective in shortening the duration and preventing future wheezing episodes. Azithromycin is an antibiotic taken by mouth.
Maria Kwok, MD, MPH
Do You Qualify?
Is your child between 18 months to 60 months? Yes No
Is your child wheezing? Yes No
Is your children currently being treated at the Emergency Department at Morgan Stanley-Children's Hospital for wheezing? Yes No
You may be eligible for this study

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For more information, please contact:
Maria Kwok